Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for April, 2016

Why Is My AC Costing So Much to Run This Season?

Monday, April 25th, 2016

If you have been in your home for a few years at this point, then you probably have a rough idea of just how much you spend in order to cool it during the summer season. It can get pretty warm in this part of the country during the summer months, and you really need your AC to operate as efficiently as it does effectively. If you’ve noticed, now that you’re running your AC a bit more regularly, that your energy costs are really spiking, there may be a problem with your system or with your home that is causing your AC in Fresno, CA to operate at reduced efficiency levels. Here are just a few examples of problems that can lead to such issues. 

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Remember to Change Your Air Filter Regularly This Summer

Monday, April 18th, 2016

California is a very special place to be during the summer season. It can also be an uncomfortable hot place to be, as well, though. That is why you absolutely must have a dependable, effective air conditioning system installed in your home. However, you must remember that simply investing in a great air conditioning system is not enough to guarantee your comfort. You must also ensure that your system is well-maintained so that it functions with the efficiency and reliability that you deserve. Mostly, this just boils down to scheduling routine air conditioning maintenance in Fresno, CA with a member of our team. You can help out your own cause, though, by being diligent in replacing your system’s air filter.

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Does Insulation Play a Role in the Summer Season?

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

For some reason, some people immediately seem to think of the cold winter months when the topic of insulation comes up. Those of us in the know, though, realize that our insulation in Fresno, CA actually plays an important role throughout the entire year, summers included. Why is this? We’ll detail that a bit more below. For now, suffice to say that, if your insulation is subpar, we’re the pros to call to have it brought up to the standard that you deserve. Read on for a few tips on how to spot subpar insulation, as well.

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Is My Air Conditioner in Trouble? 3 Signs Repairs May Be Needed

Monday, April 11th, 2016

We may not have quite as intense heat in this part of California as they do in others, but the summer season can still be extremely trying in this part of the country. If you hope to live through the hottest time of the year comfortably, it is absolutely necessary that you have an air conditioner capable of effectively and reliably cooling your home. Even the best air conditioning systems are going to encounter occasional operational problems, though. Because prompt air conditioning repairs in Clovis, CA are always in your best interest, we’ve put together a few tips to help you spot potential repair needs.

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Do You Have a Dehumidifier in Your Home?

Monday, April 4th, 2016

It’s not the heat, but the humidity making you uncomfortable. This may not be entirely true, but it is something that we’ve all heard from time to time, and the fact of the matter is that excess humidity can certainly add to one’s discomfort. How can one go about resolving this issue in his or her home, though? By having a whole-house dehumidifier installed therein, by the professional IAQ technicians on our staff. Don’t waste your time moving a small, ineffective, portable dehumidifier around the house from room to room. These appliances have their uses, but if you want to combat excessive humidity throughout your entire home, a whole-house dehumidifier in Hanford, CA is certainly the way to go.

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